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A brand new season of Fíorscéal


Surviving the Teenage Brain
Documentary about the importance of our teenage
years from a scientific and evolutionary point of view.

Thursday @ 22:30

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Parental Rating: PG

Surviving the Teenage Brain: Throw away all of your preconceived ideas about the behaviour and nature of teenagers.

First Shown: 21 Oct

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Surviving the Teenage Brain – Thursday @ 22:30
Throw away all of your preconceived ideas about the behaviour and nature of teenagers. New research suggests that without our turbulent teen years the human race would be, as Dr David Bainbridge puts it, “short lived and stupid.” This programme looks at this critical developmental stage from a scientific and evolutionary point of view. Combining cutting-edge scientific research with a graphic novel approach, it illustrates that our teens are doing precisely what they should be doing to finesse the development of their brains and ensure the survival of the human species.
 

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